Genesee Chief (Barge), U10243, gale damage, 3 Sep 1878
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The barge GENESEE CHIEF, that was damaged in the great storm on Lake Huron, came in here yesterday, loaded with lumber. She is patched up in many places, and she has a new cabin in the place of the one that was stove in by the waves. It will be remember that both the captain and his wife were severely injured at the time of the accident.
Wednesday, October 2, 1878
Steamer GENESEE CHIEF. U. S. No. 10243. Of 441.79 tons, Home port, Detroit, Mich.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1867
Steam screw GENESEE CHIEF.* U. S. No. 10243. Of 429 tons. Built Carthage, N.Y., 1846. First Home port, Rochester, N.Y.
* Rig changed to barge Sept. 5, 1868
Merchant Steam Vessels of the United States
Lytle - Holdcamper List. 1790 - 1868
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes